Phlox Subulata Planting Hints

Phlox Subulata Planting Hints

Another Plant Profile from ilonasgarden.com Once upon a time I grew pink Phlox subulata in a rock garden; in that first garden I learned how easy it was to pull a large nursery plant apart and make numerous smaller ones that rooted and filled out easily. I also found...
Amelanchier, The Service Tree

Amelanchier, The Service Tree

I wondered why this tree was called the “Service Tree” or the “Serviceberry”. One story tells it that its bloom signaled when the graves could be dug in the spring in Appalachia. These types of trees are also called “Juneberry” and...